Louisiana State University AgCenter weed scientists confirmed that farmers will now have to contend with another herbicide-resistant weed, Italian ryegrass.
Projected U.S. corn exports are raised 125 million bushels to 1,725 million due to the strong pace of export sales and shipments.
Wet weather may have slowed farmers, but corn planting progress was made in a handful of the nation’s top corn-growing states.
WASDE: Corn prices climb but stay under $5 (04/09/14)
Kentucky Daily Grain Elevators, Open Bids (04/15/14)
Central Illinois Corn Processor Report (04/15/14)
Interior Iowa Elevator Grain Prices (04/15/14)
Kentucky Daily Barge Report (04/15/14)
Utah Grain Bids (04/15/14)
Export Grain Bids (04/15/14)
CO/NE/WY Elevator Grain Bids (04/15/14)
Montana Cash Grain Prices (04/15/14)
Exports: Corn net sales (finally) climb (02/27/14)
Exports: Corn net sales plummet 46 percent (02/21/14)
USDA: Corn sales tumble 25% from last week (02/13/14)
WASDE: Corn prices to stay under $5 (02/10/14)
Export sales: Corn tumbles 16 percent (01/24/14)
USDA: Corn sales start 2014 steady (01/09/14)
Corn exports slowly creep higher (12/19/13)
$4.75 corn in 2014? USDA thinks so (12/10/13)
Morning Comments 04/16
Continued talk of accelerated plantings is depressing corn futures. The corn market is very likely benefitting from strength spilling over from the soy and wheat complexes, especially with underlying demand for the yellow grain seeming quite robust as well. However, forecasts for persistent short-term dryness makes traders think Midwest plantings will surge during the days ahead, thereby improving fall production prospects. May corn skidded 2.25 cents to $5.015/bushel early Wednesday morning, while December dipped 2.0 to $5.0125.